Leftist CA Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday that state officials will set aside 10% of California’s weekly allotment of Coronavirus vaccine doses for educators, but these are the same teachers who refuse to return to work ‘no matter what.’
Newsom says the new allocation is an effort to “jump-start the process of reopening more public school campuses” as pandemic conditions improve in communities across the state.
His announcement, made during a visit to an Oakland vaccination clinic, marked a swift turn of events after school reopening negotiations between Newsom and state lawmakers stalled, in part over the governor’s reluctance to promise vaccinations to teachers and other school employees.
Trending: A New Message From General Flynn!
Though a number of issues over how to resume in-person instruction remain unresolved, none has been more contentious than how to prioritize educators within the state’s queue for immunizations.
“It must be done much sooner than the current path that we’re on,” Newsom said Friday about reopening schools. “We believe this